Feb 7, 2013 5:00am PST
. vice president on the right. and the first lady michelle obama is also in attendance. an estimated 3,000 people from 140 different countries are at the event being held this morning at the washington hilton. >>> 5:40. get paid for checking your work email at home? the overtime battle heating up in court. >> and a freestyling suspect grinds his way through a court hearing. how the judge reacted to his rhyming rap coming up. a thrill seeker's dream. it's called ice racing... you race on >>> it is a popular wintertime tradition for many minnesotans and a thrill seeker's dream. ice racing on makeshift tracks with cars of all shapes and sizes. some of the cars modified with studied front tires. i hope so. or added weights to rear -- get better traction on the cars. dangerous, but crashes are limited to spinouts into snowbanks thanks to roll bars and copilot. i lived on a lake in new hampshire. people do this. >> i can't believe it. >> you wake up and hear all these motorcycles and cars out there revving up. >> yeah. >> don't do it in april, though.
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president, joe biden, is there, the first lady, michelle obama is there, president obama as i mentioned it going to speak in a couple of minutes. 3,000 people in the audience. 140 countries represented. it is described as a non-partisan event, and -- >> it's described as a non-partisan event. >> as i said described as a non-partisan event. explain to me, we'll take the president live as soon as he starts talking but what is the point of addressing this breakfast? >> it's interesting that he's doing this. historically this is a breakfast organized by conservative religious leaders every year. presidents have participated for a long time, every president has, usually speaks. >> the fellowship foundation, they're conservative. >> a conservative religious organization and it's important for government and religious leaders to have a dialogue but it's gotten dicey recently because this organization that organizes the breakfast has been linked to the promotion of anti-gay laws outside the u.s. especially in uganda. >> there's a political process as well that we're watching here, right? it's n
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sentence and a $250,000 fine. >>> michelle obama will face the funeral service of the 15-year-old girl gunned down. the honor student had just been here in washington performing in guess stiff festivities. police say she had no gang affiliation and was likely not the intended target. >>> iran has released footage of a drone they claim to have knocked down in 2007. it was posted to youtube. cnn cannot independently verify the authenticity of this video. at the time of the incident, u.s. officials acknowledge the drone was missing and president obama asked iran to return it. >>> and it is off to the racetrack, at least the ice racing event of stock cars is a winter tradition in, where else, minnesota. drivers use studded front tires and added weight in the back for more traction. roll bars are installed to keep accidents nothing more than that. it's unbelievable they are going that fast on ice. a few of them get sidelined. >> i just hope they are safe. >> i know. i look at it and say, often ice, really? i'm assuming all is well and all is safe, wolf. >> assurely. >>> we're following the